Dried foods: Latest news and analysis articles

Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?

Latest Insights

Covid-19 and evolution of health-and-wellness

With a health crisis set to be joined by a financial one, how will interest in diet and functionality, coupled with pressure on income, affe...

General Mills CEO on brands, recession, M&A

General Mills is among the packaged-food majors to benefit from pantry-loading and, this week, it virtually met with investors to discuss a...

It's not all doom and gloom for emerging brands

Many of Big Food's legacy brands are having their day in the sun in the US, boosted by pantry-loading. But Victor Martino believes chal...

Will Covid-19 spark change in UK payment terms?

We look at the records of how the UK's largest grocers – and manufacturers – have been paying their suppliers and wonder if the...

Latest Interviews

"We're fortunate to be in operation, unlike a lot of businesses" – US packaged food firms on coronavirus 14 Apr 2020

just-food.com

We asked a number of US packaged food companies for their input on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting day-to-day business operations.


"We are seen as saviours. That's a remarkable change" – French food companies on doing business during Covid-19 6 Apr 2020

Sophie Kevany

How are food companies operating in France, one of the European countries most affected by the Covid-19 outbreak, being impacted by the crisis?

Latest News

Coronavirus live news - Covid-19 and the global food sector, Tuesday 26 May (free to read) 26 May 20

just-food.com

just-food's coronavirus live feed is your one-stop shop for news on how the Covid-19 outbreak is impacting the world's packaged food sector.


India's ITC to snap up local spice maker Sunrise Foods 26 May 20

Andy Coyne

Indian consumer-goods giant ITC is to acquire a local spices business for an undisclosed sum, it has announced.


Saudi Arabia's Salic acquires minority stake in India's Dawaat Foods 26 May 20

Simon Harvey

Saudi Arabia's Salic has taken a minority stake in India's Daawat Foods, a rice producer owned by the country's LT Foods.


Covid-19 blamed for drastic fall in UK food and beverage M&A 21 May 20

Andy Coyne

Food and beverage sector M&A activity in the UK in the first four months of this year has shifted dramatically compared to the same period last year.


EU targets sustainable food system through new Farm to Fork Strategy 20 May 20

Andy Coyne

The European Union has mapped out a new strategy aimed at creating a sustainable food system within the bloc.


Tiger Brands cuts first-half guidance due to Covid-19-related impairments 20 May 20

Simon Harvey

Tiger Brands, the South Africa-based consumer goods group, has cut its first-half earnings guidance due to impairment charges.



Forgot your password?